The table below looks at the statistics for the Cybersecurity Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity Architect
Rank 900 949 931
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Architect 34 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 2
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -43.58%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £97,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cybersecurity Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cybersecurity Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cybersecurity Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Architect within the UK.

Cybersecurity Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Cybersecurity Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Architect over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Cybersecurity Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cybersecurity Architect
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 31 £70,000 +27.27% 8
London +18 15 £70,000 +27.27% 5
South East - 12 £68,750 - 1
Berkshire - 9 £67,500 -
City of London - 8 £70,000 -
Reading - 8 £67,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £85,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £85,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £75,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Cybersecurity Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cybersecurity Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cybersecurity Architect in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (67.39%) Security Architecture
3 21 (45.65%) Information Security
4 19 (41.30%) CISSP
5 18 (39.13%) Finance
6 17 (36.96%) Degree
6 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
7 16 (34.78%) Identity Management
8 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
8 14 (30.43%) Protective Monitoring
9 10 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (21.74%) CESG Certified Professional
9 10 (21.74%) CLAS
10 9 (19.57%) Identity Access Management
11 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
12 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
12 7 (15.22%) SIEM
12 7 (15.22%) SABSA
13 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
13 6 (13.04%) Firewall
13 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
13 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
14 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
14 5 (10.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
15 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
15 4 (8.70%) Test Planning
15 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance

Cybersecurity Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cybersecurity Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cybersecurity Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
1 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) OAuth
1 1 (2.17%) OpenID
1 1 (2.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.52%) SCADA
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.35%) PKI
5 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (67.39%) Security Architecture
3 21 (45.65%) Information Security
4 16 (34.78%) Identity Management
5 14 (30.43%) Protective Monitoring
6 9 (19.57%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (15.22%) SABSA
7 7 (15.22%) SIEM
7 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
8 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance
10 4 (8.70%) Test Planning
11 3 (6.52%) Analytics
11 3 (6.52%) Network Design
11 3 (6.52%) Presales
11 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) CISSP
2 17 (36.96%) Degree
2 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
3 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 10 (21.74%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (21.74%) CLAS
5 4 (8.70%) CISM
6 3 (6.52%) CISA
7 2 (4.35%) CCNP
7 2 (4.35%) CCSE
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.35%) GIAC
7 2 (4.35%) SANS
7 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.17%) BS25999
4 1 (2.17%) COBIT
4 1 (2.17%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Splunk
3 1 (2.17%) Symantec
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Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 + Fantastic Package
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Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 + Fantastic Package
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Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
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